26 Martyrs Museum
26 Martyrs Memorial
This is a memorial wall with reliefs of the 26 Christians crucified in 1597, commemorating a harsh crackdown when six Spanish friars and...
This temple takes the form of a huge turtle carrying an 18m-high figure of the goddess Kannon on its back. Inside, a Foucault pendulum...
This temple, surrounded by serene gardens, is not to be confused with Sōfuku-ji. It contains an arched stone gate dating from 1657. The...
Beside JR Nagasaki station Amu Plaza has a surprisingly varied restaurant arcade.
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26 Martyrs Museum information
Just next door the memorial wall, which commemorates the murder of the 26 Christians who died here in the 16th-century, this museum houses Christianity-related displays. The memorial is five minutes' walk from JR Nagasaki station.